Do you have a passion for a healthy lifestyle? What about incorporating diet and exercise into your daily routine? Is this something you would love to share with others to improve their lifestyle? Perhaps you’d like to make a career planning and leading health-related activity sessions? If you’re nodding your head, yes, then this NCFE Certificate in Leading Health-Related Activity Sessions is for you! Our course takes the things you love about training and grows your knowledge so you can plan activity sessions more effectively.
Share your passion for healthy living, dieting and exercise and transform people’s lives with NCFE certification.
This course is a formally recognised RQF qualification and is recognised throughout the UK, Europe and beyond.
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Get as much help and support as you want from your personal course tutor via email and phone.
The approximate guided hours for this course is 100-110 hours.
Throughout this course, you may be expected to complete assignments, essays, research projects, posters, leaflets, presentations, PowerPoint presentations, video/audio recordings, work-based and practical learning sessions to meet the requirements of your course. This is a blended learning course, which means some of your study will be done at home, some will be done face to face with your tutor, and all of your practical assessment will take place at our Birmingham-based assessment centre. All information about your course will be included in your study pack detailing exactly what you need to do to accomplish your goals as a student.
You have up to a year to complete this course, this is usually ample time for learners, even with full-time jobs and other commitments. Don’t worry if you go over the year though, we can organise an extension to your course for an additional fee, which also extends your tutor support.
Each unit is followed by a written tutor-marked assignment (TMA), which is submitted and then marked by your tutor. You will not be required to take an external exam.
At the end of this course successful learners will receive an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Leading Health-Related Activity Sessions (RQF). This means that you will achieve a Level 2 qualification on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) for England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
Your qualification is accredited by NCFE, one of the UK’s leading Ofqual approved awarding bodies in the health, fitness and active leisure sector. This qualification will provide level 2 entry onto the Register of Exercise Professionals (REPs). REPs are an independent public register which provides regulation for instructors and trainers to ensure that they meet National Occupational Standards agreed by the health and fitness industry. This will enable you to obtain public liability insurance to practice as a Gym Instructor.
Membership with REPs is valued and respected, enhancing employability, and is recognised in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.
Difficulty - Level 2
Entry requirements - Students must be 16+ to enrol on this course, as to the nature of the course a degree of physical fitness is desirable to complete the practical assessments. It is also recommended that you have some experience of gym-based exercise, including free weights, and basic level communication and personal skills. You will also have had to complete a suitable Level 2 qualification in Gym Instructing
Minimum Enrolment Age - 16 years
Credits - 15
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You will have access to your personal tutor, via email and telephone, who will mark your assignments and guide you through the course. In addition, you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process. Your personal tutor will be highly experienced in their subject area and qualified to teach.
You don’t need any prior skills in the subject area to start. However, as with all of our courses, we recommend a reasonable level of English reading and writing ability.
We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee also includes tutor support for 12 months.
No, this course is assessed by coursework alone.
In addition to your course fee, you will need to pay £100 for each assessment day you attend. How many days you need to attend will be dependent on how you progress on the course, students normally need between 1-3 assessment dates.
Yes, there will be short tests that you will sit on your assessment day in order to pass this qualification.
The theory aspect of the course, which takes the majority of the study hours can be completed from anywhere in world. However, you will need to be able to attend our practical assessment day based in Birmingham, UK to complete your qualification.
No, all of the study materials are supplied within your learning pack.
Most students finish comfortably within the course duration period given. However, if you do need more time, your personal tutor support can be extended for an additional fee.
That’s fine, this course can be studied anywhere and is completed by submitting Tutor marked assignments (TMAs).